|Rank||Storekeeper Third Class U.S. Coast Guard|
|Date of Death||November 11 1952|
National Defense Service Medal
Storekeeper Third Class Beltz was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Storekeeper Third Class Beltz was assigned to the U.S. Coast Guard Detachment, Agana, Guam. On November 11, 1952, he was flying as an observer in a Coast Guard PBY-6 rescue aircraft on a training flight, which crashed after its engine caught fire on takeoff killing him, the pilot and the co-pilot.